GPL Ghostscript GPL Ghostscript

How to uninstall GPL Ghostscript from your PC

GPL Ghostscript is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Artifex Software Inc.. Further information on Artifex Software Inc. can be seen here. Detailed information about GPL Ghostscript can be found at . GPL Ghostscript is normally installed in the C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.26 folder, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. GPL Ghostscript's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.26\uninstgs.exe. The program's main executable file is labeled gswin64.exe and its approximative size is 169.00 KB (173056 bytes).

The executables below are part of GPL Ghostscript. They occupy about 389.51 KB (398858 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstgs.exe (60.01 KB)
  • gswin64.exe (169.00 KB)
  • gswin64c.exe (160.50 KB)

The information on this page is only about version 9.26 of GPL Ghostscript. You can find here a few links to other GPL Ghostscript versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling GPL Ghostscript we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Generally the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GPL Ghostscript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Artifex\GPL Ghostscript
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\GPL Ghostscript

A way to erase GPL Ghostscript from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

GPL Ghostscript is an application by the software company Artifex Software Inc.. Some people try to erase it. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually requires some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK manner to erase GPL Ghostscript is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate GPL Ghostscript or simply click the Search feature and type in "GPL Ghostscript". If it exists on your system the GPL Ghostscript application will be found very quickly. When you click GPL Ghostscript in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding GPL Ghostscript, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for GPL Ghostscript:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.26\uninstgs.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall GPL Ghostscript.
Uninstall GPL Ghostscript

8. After removing GPL Ghostscript, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong GPL Ghostscript that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing GPL Ghostscript using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


This page is not a recommendation to remove GPL Ghostscript by Artifex Software Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that GPL Ghostscript by Artifex Software Inc. is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove GPL Ghostscript supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-11-29 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-11-28 23:17:54.203